Alexandra Woodworth has joined Amazon Publishing/New Harvest as publicist, leaving her job at Henry Holt.
Emily Pullen will be joining WORD in Brooklyn as manager beginning in July. She has been an assistant manager at Skylight Books for almost six years.
Maureen Cole is joining the Simon & Schuster as a senior publicist. She was most recently at Portfolio/Sentinel at Penguin.
Jennifer Benka has joined the Academy of American Poets as executive director, beginning in July.
Tommy Doyle is the new senior v-p of Reed Elsevier’s Science and Technology Books group. He is responsible for setting overall group strategy, managing M&A plus strategic partnerships and manages the Continuity Publishing unit. For the last 3 years he was the v-p of strategy of the Health Science Division covering Europe, Middle East, Africa and Latin America.